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Steve Smith and David Warner will play a huge part in series against England, says Tim Paine

Australia captain Tim Paine on Monday said he expected Steve Smith and David Warner to play 'a huge part' in winning the series against England.

Mitchell Starc's criticism unfair in my eyes, says Nathan Lyon

Nathan Lyon defended Mitchell Starc ahead of the second and final Test against Sri Lanka, saying criticism of Australia's main strike bowler was 'unfair' and that he has got everyone's support in the change room.


Australia vs Sri Lanka: Big win has Tim Paine optimistic over Ashes defense

Australia's innings and 40-run win over Sri Lanka in the first test has convinced captain Tim Paine that depth is building for a successful Ashes defense

Pat Cummins leads Australia to win over Sri Lanka in first Test

Pat Cummins took 10 wickets to help Australia rip through Sri Lanka's lineup to inspire a pink-ball first test victory at the Gabba on Saturday.

Jason Gillespie to go after Australia selector role

Jason Gillespie has worked as a coaching consultant for Cricket Australia in the past with an eye on the selector role next.

Tim Paine reveals he had to undergo voting procedure to retain captaincy for Australia

Australia skipper Tim Paine speaks about the rigorous process the management went through to decide team leaders ahead of upcoming Test series against Pakistan.


D'arcy Short hammers record double ton in Australian domestic tournament

D'arcy Short scored 257 runs in 148 balls for Wester Warriors to take their total to 387 in the JLT Cup clash against Queensland.

No sympathy for 'rude' Australians from England's Moeen Ali

Australian cricket was thrown into turmoil earlier this year when captain Steve Smith, vice-captain David Warner and batsman Cameron Bancroft were banned after a ball-tampering scandal.

Was in Test whites when found out about exclusion from Pakistan series, says Glenn Maxwell

The omission from the 15-man squad for the two-Test series against Pakistan, was a bitter pill to swallow for the Glenn Maxwell.

Australia vs Pakistan: Shadab Khan takes flying catch; watch video

Pakistan won the tri-series on Sunday after beating Australia by 6 wickets in Harare.